Bomb Threat - 20190827012
Posted on Tuesday August 27, 2019
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
                Public Information Officer

August 27, 2019

On Tuesday, August 27, 2019, at approximately 3:56 p.m., Matthews officers from the Patrol Division responded to the Walgreen’s located at 1220 Matthews Township Pkwy. regarding a report of a bomb threat.  Upon officers arrival, they were told that an unknown man had called in this threat by telephone to a store employee.

After a search of the building by officers and with the much-appreciated assistance of a CMPD Bomb Unit K-9, no incendiary devices were found.  This store has now reopened for business.

This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Stacy Cooper at or 704.847.5555.


Town of Matthews, North Carolina


Town of Matthews
232 Matthews Station St.
Matthews, NC 28105

Phone (704) 847-4411
Fax (704) 845-1964


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